Within 2 hours the bleeding started with pain a little more than normal periods

By Pink

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Hi, I am married and was 5 weeks 3 days pregnant when we chose for abortion due to some valid reason.

By the posts I read before opting for a medical abortion, I was very very scared thinking of the pain involved. In the sonology report, the gestational sac was found on the 5 weeks and 5th day. I was advised to have a tablet [Posts involving abortion at 6 weeks].

Not much after effects were noticed after having the tablet via the mouth. Next Day early morning with light food I was told to have 2 tablets.

Within 2 hours bleeding started and I had a little pain (bearable) with cramps, a little more than the normal periods. The flow was heavier and I changed 3 pads a day. After 12 hours I took the next 2 sets of tablets.

Bleeding and cramps continued at the same pace. I did not notice any big clots passing out but had a heavy blood flow for 2 days. Then it reduced day by day and bleeding continued for 8 days.

Drink plenty of water during the 8 days and you will observe lower abdominal pain. I experienced pain due to lack of water.

As per doctors instructions, I went for pelvis scanning on 10th and the report turned out to be clean without any leftover products.

This is my story which happened on July 25 2015.

Pink sent this story in on 07/07/2015

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